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    Celtics-Raptors 2nd Round--Dethrone the Champs

    Yes, since he stayed down and didn't bite on the up fakes, etc. Harder for Lowry to create the 'veteran/crafty' foul calls.
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    "We're going to Disney World!" NBA to resume season July 31 at WDW

    Just my two cents... but LeBron is still reffed like he is the best player in the world. If the reffing for all players were equal, then there's a reasonable argument to be made for others. Until he fades a bit more, he IS *effectively* the best player in the world based on the reffing he...
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    Celtics-Raptors 2nd Round--Dethrone the Champs

    Good point, on the defensive side the Cs want to gang rebound, on the offensive end they want to get back to defend the transition game. Again though, foul trouble impacts a teams aggression on the boards.
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    Celtics-Raptors 2nd Round--Dethrone the Champs

    A couple of thoughts wrt to the Siakam/defense of Siakam analysis you guys are making: the C's defense of him is effective to the extent that they aren't in foul trouble (and specifically the primary defender). Once the Raptors smell blood in the water with fouls they just start amping up their...
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    9/7 C’s vs Raps Game 5

    It's a character from Archie Bunker's "All in the Family"... Stretch Cunningham. As far as I can tell, it's just a Maxwell reference out of nowhere. I think he was going for Stretch Armstrong and his brain just substituted Cunningham, which when queried then led to the Bunker...
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    9/7 C’s vs Raps Game 5

    Loved when the whistle blew he turned and handed him the ball... "you want it so bad, here it is."
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    Game 2: Celtics vs. Raptors: "They don't look very scary. More like a six foot turkey!"

    Love the 3s, but the damned flopping is pissing me off. I guess I have to take the totality of his game (gladly), but it just grates on me.
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    Game 2: Celtics vs. Raptors: "They don't look very scary. More like a six foot turkey!"

    I think the bigger issue is that fans can name referees who's presence/participation are part of an identifiable pattern. YMMV
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    Game 5- Bruins vs. Bolts

    The effort can't be faulted for this night... but I wish they had played with this intensity the whole series.
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    Game 5- Bruins vs. Bolts

    How did they not waive off that icing???
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    Game 5- Bruins vs. Bolts

    I'm going with someone in a white sweater for the game winner... that's all that matters.
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    Game 5- Bruins vs. Bolts

    Alive!